With an overall population of 27,152 and a student population of 16,268, approximately 16,268 of Richmond students attend one of Richmond's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Eastern Kentucky University is the largest educational leadership school in Richmond, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 83 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at Eastern Kentucky University.
A reported 84 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership in Richmond in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Richmond's educational leadership schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,592 per year in instate tuition and $26,560 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a educational leadership program in Richmond. And if you live on campus at one of the Richmond-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Richmond, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 3,570 educational leadership professonals in Kentucky, 420 were working in the greater Richmond area. By the year 2018, the number of educational leadership professonals is expected to increase by 9% in Richmond. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an educational leadership professonal in Richmond is $77,150 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.